A student leader was killed and another injured in a road accident in Ramgopalpur area on the Mymensingh-Kishoreganj Road under Gouripur upazila in Mymensingh district yesterday.
The victim Iftekhar Alam Khan Rupon, 25 was convener of Iswarganj upazila unit of Jatiya Chhatra Samaj, the student wing of Jatiya Party. Atiqur Rahman Sujon 24, convener of Iswarganj
Municipal unit of Chhatra Samaj sustained injuries in the accident, reports BSS.
The accident took place when a bus collided head-on with a motor cycle coming from opposite direction on way to Mymensingh town. Rupon was killed on the spot and Sujon was critically injured at about 10am, said Mohammad Ali Sheikh, officer-in- charge of Gouripur police station.
On information, police went to the spot and recovered the body. The body was handed over to victim’s family members.